Joy Almond, Main Street Manager 704-984-9420

Fall Festival-Kids Costume Parade

Bring the kids to downtown Albemarle and enjoy trick-or-treating at downtown shops. Kids can enter to win prizes at the Costume Contest, hosted by Albemarle Parks & Recreation at Courthouse Square.

The Mourning of Ellen

Historic Snuggs House 112 N 3rd St., Albemarle

This guided candlelight tour of the Historic 1852 Isaiah Snuggs House will explore the unusual and often bizarre customs and rituals of death and mourning during the Victorian era of 1886. Join us on this solemn occasion to pay your respects as we mourn the loss of the lady of the house, Ellen Milton Snuggs, 1850-1886.


Stanly Co. Farmers Market/Closing Day Craft Show

Market Station 501 West Main Street, Albemarle

The Stanly County Farmers Market will host a Craft Fair on closing day of the 2021 market season on Sat. Oct. 30, 2021. Stay tuned for more information on becoming a vendor at this event. We will accept submissions starting Sept.1, 2021.

Autumn Extravaganza 2021

Visit downtown Albemarle for an afternoon of fun for the whole family! Enjoy live music by the Legacy Motown Revue, food trucks, live woodcarving demo, and lots of other fun activities. Festivities take place on the block of North 2nd Street in front of City Hall.

Albemarle Christmas Parade/An Albemarle Downtown Christmas


Save the date for holiday fun in downtown Albemarle! The celebration kicks off with the Albemarle Christmas Parade, immediately followed by 'An Albemarle Downtown Christmas', with after-hours shopping, food trucks, live entertainment, and Santa! Stay tuned for more information on this family-fun event.